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APA Style Guide: 7th Edition

Cochrane Article with DOI

Examples of formatting an in-text citation for this item are outlined below:

Reference Information

Mehrholz, J., Pohl, M., Platz, T., Kugler, J., & Elsner, B. (2018). Electromechanical and robot-assisted arm training for improving activities of daily living, arm function, and arm muscle strength after stroke. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD006876.pub5

In-text Citation Guidelines

Examples                                                                                                           

1.

Parenthetical citation example

Note: If you are paraphrasing from a lengthy document, also include page, paragraph or heading info. 

 

Consider this a paraphrased sentence (Mehrholz et al., 2018).   

2.

Narrative citation example

 

According to Mehrholz et al. (2018), "consider this a direct quote" (p. 70).

Remember, in-text citation formatting may change depending on a number of factors.

See Number of Authors, Publication Date, and Page/Paragraph Number or Heading for more information.  

Cochrane Article without DOI

Examples of formatting an in-text citation for this item are outlined below:

Reference Information

Sampson, A. L., Singer, R. F., Walters, G. D. (2017). Uric acid lowering therapies for preventing or delaying the progression of chronic kidney disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. http://ezproxy.nic.bc.ca:2048/login?url=http://ovidsp.ovid.com/ovidweb.cgi?T=JS&NEWS=n&CSC=Y&PAGE=main&D=coch

In-text Citation Guidelines

Examples                                                                                                           

1.

Parenthetical citation example

 

Consider this a paraphrased sentence (Sampson et al., 2017).   

2.

Narrative citation example

 

According to Sampson et al. (2017), "consider this a direct quote" (para. 2).

Remember, in-text citation formatting may change depending on a number of factors.

See Number of Authors, Publication Date, and Page/Paragraph Number or Heading for more information.  

When a DOI is not available for an article found in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Review, provide the URL of the database homepage/login page instead. Follow the steps below to find the login page URL:

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